Senior Certified Pharmacy Technician Salary

A Senior Certified Pharmacy Technician earns an average wage of $15.15 per hour.

$26,573 - $53,311
(Median)
$27K
$37K
$53K
MEDIAN: $37,262
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$12.11 - $19.66
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$26,573 - $53,311  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,532  
Profit Sharing
$1.86 - $2,051  
Commission
$197.00  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,545 - $43,226  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 80
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.11 - $19.66  
   
Hourly Tips
$4.57  
Overtime
$15.88 - $30.21  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,532  
   
Commission
$197.00  
Profit Sharing
$1.86 - $2,051  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$25,545 - $43,226  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 992
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Job Description for Senior Certified Pharmacy Technician

The safe and effective dispensation of medication is essential to the provision of health care. The senior certified pharmacy technician is a dispensary agent who acts as an assistant to licensed pharmacists to ensure these processes occur as needed. Pharmacy technicians offer this assistance in many ways, such as the compiling, double-checking, and labeling medications. They are also responsible for answering customer questions about medications and dosage, as well as performing clerical duties such as handling cash registers and keeping the work area tidy. Some certified pharmacy technicians work in hospital pharmacies, which may require extra duties such as keeping patient records and preparing medications to be distributed by nursing staff. In some cases, the senior certified pharmacy technician may supervise pharmacy clerks and junior pharmacy technicians.

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Senior Certified Pharmacy Technician Tasks

  • Prepare dosage medications for dispensing into bottles and unit dose packaging.
  • Assist in preparing and dispensing medication under direct supervision of Pharmacist.
  • Select, prepare and stock medications and supplies.
  • Collect patient information for prescription and billing.

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National Average: $32,177

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Experience Affects Senior Certified Pharmacy Technician Salaries



National Average
$32,000



Skills That Affect Senior Certified Pharmacy Technician Salaries

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National Average
$32,000

Training
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 193 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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